Vivian Howard signs a copy of her new cookbook, “Deep Run Roots” at the Neon Pig. (Photo by: Taylor Cook) The Neon Pig Café was crowded with...

Monday 5 p.m. – Vivian Howard with “Deep Run Roots” – Neon Pig 7 p.m. – Cards Against Humanity – The Growler 7 p.m. – The...

Vivian Howard, award winning chef and co-creator of PBS’ “A Chef’s Life,” wrote her first cookbook, “Deep Run Roots,” to share her hometown...

“Perfume River” is the 16th novel written by the man who was once declared to have forever changed the genre of Vietnamese-related fiction. Robert...

This week in Oxford…. Monday 5 p.m. – Candice Millard with “Hero of the Empire” – Off Square Books 7 p.m. – Cards Against...

Courtesy of Square Books The New York Times has called Nathan Hill’s debut novel “The Nix” the love child of David Foster Wallace and Thomas...

Square Books will hold a celebration for the second annual Independent Bookstore Day Saturday. Last year, Independent Bookstore Day became a nationally-celebrated...

Ole Miss professor Melissa Ginsburg will debut her first novel “Sunset City,” tonight at Square Books. “I’m thrilled to be here in Oxford for...

Established in 1993 by Ann Abadie, the then-associate director of the Center for the Study of Southern Culture, and Richard Howorth, the owner of Square Books, the Oxford Conference for the Book has become an integral part of the thriving literary scene in Oxford. Drawing a literary crowd of both established and up-and-coming writers, poets, novelists, bookmakers, book...

When Chris Offutt, author of six books and writer for TV shows like “True Blood” and “Weeds,” achieves yet another major accomplishment with his...